It was early in the morning when Luisa Neubauer got the call from her lawyer.She was staying at her mother's house, frantically trying to finish a book she'd been working on, so she said it took her a moment to realize what had happened.
Goal’s Ed Dove isn’t convinced by the Nigeria coach’s rationale for snubbing the Crotone frontman Gernot Rohr’s explanation for why he’s continuing to overlook Simy Nwankwo for the Nigeria national side generated some ire in the latest African Football HQ podcast.
The Bailiff of Jersey has marked the island's 76th anniversary of liberation from German occupation virtually.Timothy Le Cocq emphasised the pandemic had reminded people of the "importance of community" in the face of hardship.He expressed optimism Liberation Day in 2022 would be a "traditional island celebration" once again.
The Allianz Arena chief says the German is the ideal man to succeed Joachim Low, but has also warned that he could receive other offers The German football association (DFB) must speed up their pursuit of Hansi Flick, according to Karl-Heinz Rummenigge, who says that the Bayern Munich coach will be in "great demand" this summer.
BERLIN (AP) — Germany on Sunday commemorated the 100th birthday of Sophie Scholl, a young woman who became an icon for her role in the anti-fascist ‘White Rose’ resistance group.Scholl and other group members were arrested in 1943 after scattering leaflets critical of Adolf Hitler's regime and the war from a balcony at the University of Munich.
The Channel Islands have once again come together to mark the anniversary of their liberation.76 years ago, British soldiers arrived in Jersey and Guernsey to end a long, grueling five-year occupation by German forces in which many lost their lives and many others endured enormous hardship.
Disastrous British WWII raid on Dieppe was decoy for secret mission using elite German refugee soldiers to steal Nazis' new Enigma machine - under command of James Bond writer Ian Fleming
The disastrous Dieppe raid during World War Two was designed as a decoy by James Bond writer Ian Fleming so German refugee commandos could secretly pinch the Nazis' new Enigma coding machine, a new book claims.German refugees who had escaped the Nazis were put at the at the centre of military planning for the August 1942 raid on Dieppe in France by Lord Mountbatten and Fleming, then a senior naval intelligence officer.
Six months ago exactly – on 9 November last year – Pfizer unveiled interim data from trials of a vaccine candidate known as BNT162b2, developed in partnership with German firm BioNTech.The numbers were far better than expected: 90% efficacy in preventing Covid.“Today is a great day for science and humanity,” declared Albert Bourla, the company’s chief executive, a judgment that clearly still stands half a year later.
Is Pursuit of Love star Emily Beecham now married? Mother of German actor Max Befort hints her son wed star of the BBC romantic comedy - and calls her 'my daughter-in-law'
A star of The Pursuit Of Love is at the centre of a romantic mystery – and this time it doesn't involve Lily James or Dominic West.The mother of the German actor linked to Emily Beecham – who plays Fanny Logan in the BBC adaptation of Nancy Mitford's novel – has hinted that the couple may have married.
A dog that was stolen from a vehicle in Cambridge has been reunited with its owner, according to police.Cambridge police announced that the 13-month-old German shorthaired pointer named "Titus" was spotted on Saturday, as well as the man who is accused of taking him.
German raider Axana proved too strong for the British contingent in the Novibet Chartwell Fillies' Stakes at Lingfield.A dual winner at Group Three level in her homeland two seasons ago, the five-year-old failed to add to her tally in 2020, but made a successful start to the current campaign in a Listed event at Hoppegarten last month.
May 8 marks 80 years since a devastating German bombing run on Lincoln during the Blitz Life in Lincolnshire during the Second World War saw women trained on the homefront, devastating bombing runs around the city, and trenches dug by residents as a last defence.These images collated by Lincolnshire Live mark an important anniversary.
Valley Veterinary Hospital appeals for dog blood donors A GERMAN Shepherd has been hailed a hero after coming to the rescue to save the life of another seriously ill dog.Orrin donated a pint of blood in a desperate attempt to save Mabel, a cockapoo, who was clinging to life after collapsing within hours of giving birth to seven puppies.
A gravel ban in urban gardens might sound radical.But it has happened in one German state.Last summer Baden-Württemberg’s Nature Conservation Act outlawed the landscaping staple for environmental reasons.Education and advice was planned to prevent a wave of “you can take my freedom but you’ll never take my pea stone” protest.
Sophie Scholl, the German resistance figure executed by the Nazis who was born 100 years ago on Sunday, has become an emblem of courage and a national hero for many.But the legacy of the young woman sentenced to a brutal death for distributing anti-Nazi pamphlets has recently been co-opted by Germany's anti-lockdown movement, to the dismay of historians and the Jewish community.
Newcastle ghost hunt conducted by night owl presenter ONE of the North East’s leading personalities has carried out an investigation into ghostly goings on at an iconic Freemasons building in Newcastle.Night Owls presenter Alan Robson who has a host of talents including author, TV presenter, radio phone in host and paranormal investigator conducted the night-time vigil at the Maple Terrace Masonic Hall.